ABOUT US

ABOUT THE EDITORS

Lise Weil Kristin Flyntz Metta Sama

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Lise Weil, editor of Dark Matter Women Witnessing, was founder and editor of the US feminist review Trivia: A Journal of Ideas (1982-1991) and co-founder of its online offshoot Trivia: Voices of Feminism, which she edited through 2011 and which is now published by an editorial collective at the U of Arizona (www.triviavoices.com ). She lives in Montreal and teaches in Goddard College’s Graduate Institute, where she recently helped found a concentration in Embodiment Studies www.goddard.edu/2018/05/concentration-in-embodiment-studies. Her memoir, In Search of Pure Lust, is forthcoming in June with She Writes Press in the U.S. and Inanna Press in Canada. For Northeast tour dates: facebook.com/authorliseweil

Kristin Flyntz, Dark Matter’s assistant editor, is a writer and editor who lives in CT with a human musician and three feline teachers. As part of her longing to heal the relationship between humans and nonhuman animals, she is enrolled in the Being Sanctuary Internship with the Kerulos Center, whose vision is a world where animals live in dignity and freedom

Metta Sama, Dark Matter’s guest poetry editor, leads the Center for Women Writers at Salem College, an organization dedicated to promoting the writing lives of women and non binary writers. Metta is on the Advisory Board of Black Radish Books, is a fellow of Black Earth Institute and author of several chapbooks and the forthcoming full collection, Swing at your own risk (Kelsey Street Press).

Editor: Lise Weil
Assistant Editor: Kristin Flyntz
Poetry Editor: Metta Sama
Home Page Design: Lou Robinson